Herman melville (august 1, 1819 - september 28, 1891) was an american novelist, short story writer, and poet of the american renaissance period his best known works include typee (1846), a romantic account of his experiences in polynesian life, and his whaling novel moby-dick (1851. Moby dick - ebook written by herman melville read this book using google play books app on your pc, android, ios devices download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read moby dick. Nichols: i've read your thesis the existential implications of herman melville's moby-dick a lot of your focus was on the whiteness in that chapter, and you made this great observation about how ahab, by charting the whale, thought he had circumscribed and understood the whale.
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